Covid-19 State of Mind. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Women’s History Month

State of Mind There are no words to describe the state of mind of some women (not all) facing the … More

Women’s History Month

“Slipping Through My Fingers” – A Visual Story Like the other black-and-white hand self-portraits I’ve posted so far this month, … More

“Look Up!”

On mood, moon, and meditation in photography Perspective is oftentimes an important compositional element in photography. It can change the … More

Darkness

A Visual Rendering In light of what’s happening, in real-time, in this country, many of us are watching in disbelief … More

The Brocken Spectre. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Calm Imagery

Lately, I’ve noticed terms like “calm images” or “calming photography” or popping up in online searches. I think it makes … More

Stormy clouds around Miss Liberty.

Lighting Patterns and the Artist Voice: Back Lighting

Lighting Patterns and the Artist Voice: Back Lighting Using a specific lighting pattern can help define our photographic voice. In … More